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president, joe biden, is there, the first lady, michelle obama is there, president obama as i mentioned it going to speak in a couple of minutes. 3,000 people in the audience. 140 countries represented. it is described as a non-partisan event, and -- >> it's described as a non-partisan event. >> as i said described as a non-partisan event. explain to me, we'll take the president live as soon as he starts talking but what is the point of addressing this breakfast? >> it's interesting that he's doing this. historically this is a breakfast organized by conservative religious leaders every year. presidents have participated for a long time, every president has, usually speaks. >> the fellowship foundation, they're conservative. >> a conservative religious organization and it's important for government and religious leaders to have a dialogue but it's gotten dicey recently because this organization that organizes the breakfast has been linked to the promotion of anti-gay laws outside the u.s. especially in uganda. >> there's a political process as well that we're watching here, right? it's n
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's facing a possible life sentence and a $250,000 fine. >>> michelle obama will face the funeral service of the 15-year-old girl gunned down. the honor student had just been here in washington performing in guess stiff festivities. police say she had no gang affiliation and was likely not the intended target. >>> iran has released footage of a drone they claim to have knocked down in 2007. it was posted to youtube. cnn cannot independently verify the authenticity of this video. at the time of the incident, u.s. officials acknowledge the drone was missing and president obama asked iran to return it. >>> and it is off to the racetrack, at least the ice racing event of stock cars is a winter tradition in, where else, minnesota. drivers use studded front tires and added weight in the back for more traction. roll bars are installed to keep accidents nothing more than that. it's unbelievable they are going that fast on ice. a few of them get sidelined. >> i just hope they are safe. >> i know. i look at it and say, often ice, really? i'm assuming all is well and all is safe, wolf. >> assurely.
Feb 7, 2013 6:00am PST
at what is going on right now. president obama is at the podium. let's listen. >> a journey to our capitol michelle and i are honored to be here. i hope people don't mind me taking a moment of personal privilege, i want to say a quick word about a close friend of mine and yours. >> this is the 61st annual gathering of religious community and political leaders sponsored by the evangelical fellowship foundation and held at the hilton international hotel providing a venue for the president to deliver the first major remarks for america's faith community since announcing his support for gay marriage last year. >> also new this morning, boeing is revealing more of the plans to compensate airlines affected by the grounding of the dream liner jet. an executive told reporters this morning in india compensation talks will not be dealt with until after the grounded jets are in service. also today, boeing will perform a test flight from washington dc to texas, to examine the electrical system. the path will take it over the